Public Art Program

Public ArtVision

Build a critically acclaimed collection of public art that embodies the essence of the Port's maritime, environmental and civic character.


  • Support the Port of San Diego, its Tenants and its member communities by providing leadership, advocacy and stewardship for public art.
  • Acquire Artworks, organize Exhibitions and support Tenant Artworks that enhance the visual excitement, aesthetic appeal and cultural richness of the Tidelands.
  • Manage the Tidelands Collection as a regional cultural asset.

Port of San Diego and Consul General of Mexico Unveil “Our Silences” Art Exhibit

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groupA monumental temporary public art exhibit is now on display on the waterfront of San Diego Bay. "Our Silences," by the Mexican artist Rivelino, was officially unveiled January 29, 2015 at Ruocco Park near downtown San Diego.

Port of San Diego Board Chairman Dan Malcolm joined City of San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer, Consul General of Mexico in San Diego Remedios Gomez Arnau, Director of Mexico Tourism Board San Diego Alejandro Santander and "Our Silences" artist Rivelino in the unveiling ceremony.

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